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Is The Nevada Standoff Over? Harry Reid and BLM Say No…

Last Saturday it appeared that Cliven Bundy, his family and supporters had kept the BLM and armed federal agents from confiscating Bundy’s cattle and land. However, the BLM quickly flip-flopped their position and said on Monday that no deal had been…

Could the Electoral College Become a Thing of the Past?

Ever since the founding of the United States, the Electoral College system has been used to decide the winner of Presidential elections. But if a plan quickly making its way through state legislatures across the country gets enough support, the…

Corruption: Meet the Self-Serving Senator Behind the Nevada Ranch Standoff

You’ve heard the story about the standoff (and subsequent stand down) between the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and armed federal agents, and Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy. Even though Bundy’s family had used the land since the 1870s, the BLM “modified”…

Is this Liberal Activist the Best Con Man of All-Time?

When you think of someone who best fits the description of “con man,” a few names probably come to mind. Maybe Charles Ponzi, the Italian immigrant who almost 100 years ago attracted new investors to pay off his existing ones,…

Are High-Tech “Smart Guns” Another Gun Control Tactic?

2nd Amendment opponents are definitely creative when it comes to their arguments and tactics. The latest out-of-the-box effort came from Attorney General Eric Holder, when he testified before a House appropriations subcommittee April 7. The nation’s AG proposed new technology…

Anti-Gun Politician Charged With Illegal Gun-Running

History shows that liberal politicians are usually hypocrites when it comes to the laws they pass. These laws are good enough to be obeyed by ordinary citizens, but they shouldn’t apply to important lawmakers like themselves. Yet another example of…

Fact: Some Americans Lose More than 50% of Their Incomes to Taxes

Tax day — the day you hate and the IRS loves — is right around the corner. And as April 15th approaches, it’s a good time to think about how much the government takes from you every year. The income…

An Unlikely Ally in the Fight for Internet Freedom

President Obama’s recent plan to transfer control over Internet domains from the US government to an international organization has generated a firestorm of criticism. Here’s what this controversy is all about… The contract between ICANN (Internet Corporation for Assigned Names…

Postal Employees Gone Wild: Company Money Used for Gambling & Vacations

Just about everyone knows that our federal government is – for all intents and purposes – bankrupt, and so is the U.S. Postal Service. Decades of mismanagement, lavish pension plans for retirees and more people using e-mail instead of sending…

You Won’t Believe Where this Affirmative Action Bill Was Defeated…

Conservatives and limited-government activists have made some progress against Big Government in recent years; but usually in red (Republican) states. However, a recent defeat of a bill in one of the bluest of blue states has given some hope that…